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Taking Down Twinkies

bridget38 Wrote: Nov 23, 2012 5:05 PM
I think we can safely say that unions would rather take down Walmart and lose thousands of jobs and a place to find affordable products, than have it exist without unions. That is what this Black Friday picket is all about.... Increase in union dues and membership. I've heard it is a move on .org sponsored 'revolution. Marxists.
Jay Wye Wrote: Nov 24, 2012 1:57 PM
1000's of jobs?
more like millions of jobs.
all the W-M stores,distribution centers,truck drivers,dockworkers,etc. It would have a HUGE negative effect on our economy.

Maybe it is part of Comrade Hussein's offensive against America.
the unions are just more useful idiots,tools.
NewJAl Wrote: Nov 23, 2012 9:27 PM
Among the first, if not the first, meeting Obama had, after being reelected was with union and marxist leaders.
On a different tack, union members will brag about how they brought a company down, while looking for work, or maybe not. Like bragging about how successfully you shot yourself in the foot.
Jay Wye Wrote: Nov 24, 2012 1:58 PM

Twinkies selling for hundreds of dollars on eBay. Union membership dropping steadily over the last decade.

Sound unrelated? They shouldn’t. The fate of the popular sponge cake was in the hands of the unionized men and women who work for Hostess Brands.

Or perhaps I should say “worked” -- past tense. Because a union-backed strike has killed what the Great Depression couldn’t. Hostess announced recently that they are suspending operations and will be laying off more than 18,000 employees. (Both sides had subsequently agreed to a mediation, but a judge ordered the bankruptcy to proceed.)

No, the...